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        05-21-2013, 10:32 AM
      #1
    Foal
    Smile Hi from France !

    Hello !
    My name is Manon and I live in France. Sorry I don't speak English very well, I'm here to practice so feel free to correct me if i'm wrong. I hope my English won't bother you.
    I have a half pony/half horse ^^ his name is Rollmops !




    I'm a harness maker (I don't know if it's the good word). I count on you to help me with the traduction of the equipment of the horse !
    I do things like this :




    I know the world "side pull" because it's the word we use in french but I don't know how to say for the rest.
         
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        05-21-2013, 11:12 AM
      #2
    Weanling
    Welcome!
         
        05-21-2013, 12:38 PM
      #3
    Started
    You must show us pictures of your harness.

    I lived in Paris for 5 years as a kid. My dad was with the American embassy. We attended the Lycee International in St Germain. Mastering a second or third language as most French kids have to do is no small feat. No need to apologize. I never got anywhere close to being able to write that well in french.
         
        05-21-2013, 02:43 PM
      #4
    Foal
    Thanks !
    I put pictures of my work in my first message, I don't know if you see them ? In french my job is "sellier harnacheur" or "bourrelier", I find "harness maker" as translation but I dont' know if it's the same ?

    French is difficult, I know many french who can't write correctly their own language lol. At school I "learned" English, Spanish, Russian and Latin. After I graduated from high school I suck at all these languages !! I never was a good student but I learned English on my own by looking movies and tv show (series ?) in English with sub titles :) So I understand English but it's difficult for me to write it (that's why I hope to learn here).
         
        05-21-2013, 02:58 PM
      #5
    Showing
    Bienvenue Manon!
         
        05-21-2013, 03:01 PM
      #6
    Foal
    Merci :) Toi qui parles français, tu saurais me donner la traduction de sellier ?
         
        05-21-2013, 06:29 PM
      #7
    Trained
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by Manon    
    Merci :) Toi qui parles français, tu saurais me donner la traduction de sellier ?
    As you wrote in your original post, harness maker is the correct translation.
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        05-21-2013, 10:51 PM
      #8
    Green Broke
    Welcome!! Your English is great!
         
        05-21-2013, 11:21 PM
      #9
    Weanling
    Bonjour Manon! Je parle français aussi. Welcome to the Forum. Il y a beaucoup d'information très utile ici au forum. Sellier is a saddle or harness maker. So, it's correct as the OP said. Encore, bienvenue and hope you enjoy the Forum.
         
        05-21-2013, 11:22 PM
      #10
    Weanling
    By the way, your leather goods are very nice!
         

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